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Interview with Vinnie Myers

Interview with Vinnie Myers

Last week we posted an article called “Tattoos & Breast Cancer” where tattoo artist Vinnie Myers helped breast cancer survivors in their healing process by performing medical tattoos.  We caught up with Vinnie by phone about his work.

Another Tattoo:  We know you started tattooing in the 80’s while you were a medic in the US Army.  Were you self-taught or did you study under someone?

Vinnie Myers:  I am self-taught, my roommate at the time (while stationed in Korea) was heavily tattooed and I made a homemade machine to start with.  It was not until after I got out of the service that I bought professional equipment. Continue reading Interview with Vinnie Myers